Intertanko estimate $1.2 billion spent on armed guards.
Plunge in Gulf of Aden piracy incidents comes at a huge cost
By Lee Hong Liang from Singapore
The piracy-prone Gulf of Aden at the ...
Concern that China is seeking to increase Indian Ocean reach.
Djibouti a logistic centre not a military base: Chinese media
From K J M Varma
Beijing, Aug 23 (PTI) Amid reports that Chinas ...
Investigation into attack underway.
Navy rescues hijacked British vessel, ‘MT VECTIS OSPREY’ from sea pirates
BY – KINGSLEY OMONOBI-ABUJA. The Nigerian Navy Ship NWAMBA has rescued a British registered merchant Tanker vessel ...
Navy hopes to take the fight to the creeks with new boats.
Navy boosts war against militants
Posted By: Precious Igbonwelundu
The war against pipeline vandals and militants Wednesday got a boost as ...
Malaysian authorities know the pirates are still out there.
MMEA wary of speedboats
BY MOHD FARHAAN SHAH
JOHOR BARU: The presence of high powered boats in waters off Johor has raised eyebrows at ...
Unclear whether attackers intended to hijack or rob ship.
Product tanker Ad Matsu attacked by pirates in South China Sea
The asphalt and bitumen product tanker Ad Matsu was attacked by pirates ...
Men convicted of piracy in July.
Somali pirates get five years in jail
PORT LOUIS, Mauritius - Twelve Somalis who attacked a container ship in the Indian Ocean were sentenced to five ...
Sends message to Niger Delta militants.
Nigeria: Operation Crocodile Smile
By Abu Najakku
About a fortnight ago, the Nigerian Army launched what it called Operation Crocodile Smile. The operation, according to the Chief ...
Does no crew mean no target?
How Pirates Will Adapt To The Future Of Robot Cargo Ships
What’s the going rate for a human life? Depending on a hostage’s citizenship, their ...
Navy claiming early victory.
Operation ‘Tsare Teku’ has reduced piracy, hostage taking – Navy
The Nigerian Navy on Tuesday said that Operation 'Tsare Teku' had reduced piracy and hostage taking in the ...
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